The House of Representatives has said that it would suspend plenary on the 2018 budget so as to enable House members proceed on oversight assessment of the 2017 budget and hold defence sessions for the 2018 budget.
The Deputy Speaker of the House, Mr. Yussuff Lasun who announced the plan for the suspension at the House during the debate on the proposed 2018 Budget also said that the suspension would be for three weeks.
The Deputy speaker who presided over the plenary however said that the debate on the budget is not tantamount to passing the bill. He said the debate is necessary to ensure things were done accordingly.
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